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Novorossiysk

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Novorossiisk

(both: nô'vərəsēsk`), city (1989 pop. 186,000), Krasnodar Territory, SE European Russia, on the Black Sea. A major port and a naval base, it exports grain and oil, has shipyards, and is a major center of the Russian cement industry. It is connected the pipelines to the oilfields of Kazakhstan. The city stands on the site of a Genoese colony (13th–14th cent.) and of a Turkish fortress, captured by the Russians in 1808. The present city was founded in 1838, and the first cement factory was opened in 1882. Before 1914 it was one of the important grain-exporting cities of Russia. The city was held (1919–20) by the White forces during the Russian civil war.
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Russia has wanted Azerbaijani and Kazakh oils to reach its Black Sea port of Novorossyisk for sale to international markets.
This would include a new 180,000 b/d plant, being built in an area 30 km from Novorossyisk, called Southern Oil Refinery.
AIOC's remaining share and Socar's crudes are exported through an old pipeline running north to Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossyisk.
A marketing unit has been formed for the Black Sea coastal region around Novorossyisk.
AIOC's remaining share and Socar's crudes are exported through an old pipeline running to Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossyisk.
Kazakh oil production in 2002 will increase as the 560,000 b/d CPC pipeline to Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossyisk will raise exports.
A marketing unit is to be formed for the Black Sea coastal region around Novorossyisk.
This would include a new 180,000 b/d plant, being built in an area 30 km from Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossyisk, called Southern Oil Refinery.
Kazakhstan's main oil outlet, the Caspian Pipeline Consortium - CPC -, recently awarded the final contract for construction of a pipeline from Tenghiz oilfield to the Novorossyisk terminal.
Russia wants Azerbaijani and Kazakh oils to reach its Black Sea port of Novorossyisk for sale to international markets.
This will include a new 180,000 b/d plant, being built in an area 30 km from Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossyisk, called Southern Oil Refinery.
It is also preferring a pipeline to Russia's Black Sea terminal of Novorossyisks to the Ceyhan option which could cost $3.